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    usage

    can we use the word shuffled up for passed away or die?

    if somebody has fever and you want to know how much is the temperature?

    how will u ask?

    is it appropriate to say what is the temp?

    can u tell me some other ways?

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    Re: usage

    Quote Originally Posted by princesabharwal View Post
    can we use the word shuffled up for passed away or die?
    The verb pfrase 'shuffled up' is one that I have never heard but as a euphamism I imagine that it is perfectly acceptable.

    if somebody has fever and you want to know how much is the temperature?
    If somebody has a fever and you want to know how much the temperature is?

    how will u ask?

    is it appropriate to say what is the temp?
    Yes, it is perfectly acceptable, except you are using the definite article where a pronoun would be more appropriate. Eg: What is his/her temperature?

    HTH

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    Re: usage

    "To shuffle off this mortal coil" meaning "to die" is from Shakespeare's Hamlet.

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    Re: usage

    Shuffled up, shuffled off....potatoes, potatoes. lol

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